Check out the top performances from Thursday’s high school baseball and softball action.
Jasmine Martin tossed a five-hit shutout and struck out 12 Wednesday to lead host Shadow Ridge’s softball team to a 3-0 win over Arbor View in a battle of two of the top three teams in this week’s Review-Journal rankings.
Makena Martin hit a walk-off two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh inning Tuesday to complete Palo Verde’s rally and help the Panthers’ softball team beat visiting Faith Lutheran, 5-4.
Alyssa Vigil singled home Abigail Cordova with the go-ahead run in the top of the sixth to break a 15-15 tie and help Green Valley’s softball team top host Sierra Vista, 20-19 in six innings at the Mountain Lion/Blazer Classic.
Giovanna Bojorquez went 5-for-5 with a double, three triples, four runs and five RBIs, and Cheyenne’s softball team finished with 26 hits in its four-inning, 27-8 road win over Sunrise Mountain on Monday.
Alexis Geraldo went 4-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs to lead Durango’s softball team to a 15-0 four-inning victory over host Spring Valley on Friday.
Centennial rising senior Jamaal Evans became the second area QB to make an oral commitment for 2017 when he recently pledged to UNR.
Liberty pounded out 17 hits, stole five bases and put nonstop pressure on the Poly (Calif.) defense in a 20-1 four-inning victory.
Taylor Beaman hit a two-run single to right-center field with two outs in the bottom of the sixth Thursday to give the Arbor View softball team a 2-2 tie with Saint Lucy”s (Calif.) in the Savanna Invitational in Anaheim, California.
Amanda Pryor tossed a seven-hitter and tripled, doubled and singled on Friday to help Pahrump Valley’s softball team to a 6-4 win over visiting Cheyenne.